'The Theory of Everything' by James Marsh. An in-depth biographical look at the life and love of Stephen and Jane Hawking. Sublimely acted by Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones with enough heart to leave a fair few lumps in your throat throughout.
One of Meryl Streep's most powerful films is the 1982 Holocaust survivor drama Sophie's Choice. In 2001 the novel by William Styron was pulled from a high school library in La Mirada, CA because of its "sexual content".
Meryl Streep in "The French Lieutenant's Woman," a 1981 film directed by Karel Reisz and adapted by playwright Harold Pinter. It is based on the novel by John Fowles. The film stars Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons.